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    Cardiothoracic Surgery

    Chief: Sibu Saha, MD, MBA 

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 800-888-5533
    Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    The Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery is dedicated and engaged in all areas of academic practice. Our surgeons are first and foremost committed to compassionate patient care which is reflected through excellent outcomes. They are internationally known, they are teachers passing on the art and science of medicine to medical students, residents and fellows. With highly trained physicians and supportive staff, the division’s number one mission is to provide the best care of all of our patients. We offer specific clinical programs and expertise is all areas of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery.

    For patient appointments: 859-323-6494    Fax: 859-278-4836 or 859-257-4682

  • Specialties

    • Adult congenital surgery
    • Adult vascular surgery
    • Arrhythmia surgery (MAZE)
    • Beating heart operations
    • Cardiac assist devices
    • Coronary bypass surgery
    • General thoracic surgery
    • Heart and lung transplantation
    • Heart failure patients
    • Lung and esophageal surgery
    • Lung cancer
    • Major aortic surgery
    • Minimally invasive techniques
    • Multiple modality treatment of resectable esophageal cancer
    • Perfusion-induced systemic hyperthermia for advanced lung cancer
    • Peripheral vascular surgery
    • Severe respiratory failure
    • Ventricular restorative procedures

  • Clinic locations

    Gill Heart InstituteDirections »
    First Floor
    800 Rose St.
    Lexington KY 40536-0294

    Markey Cancer Center | Directions »
    Multidisciplinary Lung Cancer Program
    800 Rose St.
    Lexington KY 40536

    UK Transplant Center | Directions »
    UK Chandler Hospital, Fourth Floor
    800 Rose St.
    Lexington KY 40536

    Outreach clinics

    Flemingsburg Clinic
    Fleming County Hospital
    55 Foundation Drive
    Flemingsburg KY 41041
    Directions »

    Rockcastle Clinic
    Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center
    Medical Arts Building
    145 Newcomb Ave.
    Mt. Vernon KY 40456
    Directions » 

    Danville Clinic
    Commonwealth Cancer Center
    520 Techwood Drive, Suite 100
    Danville KY 40422
    Directions »

    Mailing address

    Department of Surgery
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Kentucky Clinic, A301
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536-0284